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 Post subject: Carlton Grand Prix
PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:34 pm 
Dirt Disciple

Joined: Wed Sep 01, 2010 10:11 pm
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Hi thought Id introduce myself after lurking for a while
This is my first bike in 30 years bought from a neighbor for £5 Its nothing great or rare but Im now loving the 6 mile trip in to work each day


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Pics prior to cleaning and new tires/inner tubes
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:46 pm 
Dirt Disciple
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Location: hertfordshire, uk
Can't complain for a fiver mate, nice buy!

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 03, 2010 1:22 am 
Retro Guru

Joined: Mon Feb 15, 2010 6:27 am
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Location: Staffordshire
Welcome to the forum.......
Looks a nice bike, and a hell of a good buy.
Plenty of Carlton fans on here.........


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 03, 2010 6:05 am 
r.B.o.T.M. & P.o.T.M. Winner
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One of the later Carltons, late 1970s. Glad its still getting used as it should. Love to see more pics of it! Great purchase by the way!


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 03, 2010 9:10 pm 
Dirt Disciple

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Thanks for the warm welcome heres A few more pics

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Anyone got any more info on the Grand prix Number NE0017525. letter S..is it a carlton or Raleigh or are they the same


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 03, 2010 10:15 pm 
r.B.o.T.M. & P.o.T.M. Winner
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Needs a little setting up and fettling, but will be top notch.

PS ID stick a nice Brooks B17 on there! :wink:


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